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Tacoma cop drives over soldier lying in road: ‘They dragged him down the street,’ wife says

Tacoma cop drives over soldier lying in road: ‘They dragged him down the street,’ wife says

TACOMA, Wash — A JBLM soldier was in critical condition Monday after a Tacoma Police patrol car drove over him this weekend. Emanuel Andrade, a father of two, is fighting for his life at Tacoma’s St. Joseph Hospital, and home surveillance video obtained by Q13FOX News shows why. “They dragged him down the street, that’s even worse,” the victim’s wife, […]

by · June 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Local, News

Seahawks Announce Summer Activities and Lombardi Trophy Tour Stops

RENTON, Wash. – The Seattle Seahawks announced a schedule of summer activities for fans in seven communities throughout the Northwest and Alaska. Seahawks players, alumni, members of the Sea Gals and team mascot Blitz will participate in this year’s “12 Tour”. Fans will be able to view and take images of the Lombardi Trophy during stops in Bellingham, Portland, Vancouver and Spokane. […]

by · June 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Seattle Seahawks, Sports
Free Admission to the Museum of Glass on May 16th

Free Admission to the Museum of Glass on May 16th

Experience the Museum of Glass for free! Join the Museum of Glass as they celebrate Art Museum Day!  For address and direction, please see click here for more details  

by · May 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Deals, Local
The Proctor Farmer’s Market

The Proctor Farmer’s Market

Looking for something fun to do over the weekend? Come visit The Proctor Farmer’s Market. The Proctor Farmers Market strives to provide the community with fresh, locally grown farm products while providing area growers with a venue for their crops and products. In addition we seek to educate the public about the importance of local agriculture, sustainable business and the […]

by · May 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Local
Text Messaging 911 Takes Effect

Text Messaging 911 Takes Effect

Beginning today, the four major wireless carriers in the United States began voluntarily offering text-to-911 capability as an alternative to placing a voice call. While the carriers are making the service available, it doesn’t necessarily mean a 911 text message will get through to dispatchers in your area. Here’s what you need to know about how it works, where it works and […]

by · May 16, 2014 · 0 comments · News, Technology
Keith Price among nine rookie free agents to agree to terms with Seahawks

Keith Price among nine rookie free agents to agree to terms with Seahawks

When Keith Price attended the local-player workout at Virginia Mason Athletic Center last month, the former University of Washington quarterback expressed a desire to join the Seahawks. “I know that coach (Pete) Carroll’s philosophy is competing, and I wouldn’t mind being a part of it,” Price said at the time. “My motto is, all I need is a foot in the door […]

by · May 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Seattle Seahawks, Sports
DeLong Elementary creates assistant principal position; dean promoted

DeLong Elementary creates assistant principal position; dean promoted

Tacoma Public Schools promoted DeLong Elementary Dean of Students Kristeanna Devenuti to the school’s new position of assistant principal beginning July 1. Prior to her one-year stint as dean at DeLong this school year, Devenuti taught second through fifth grades at Clover Park School District for eight years. She earned a bachelor’s degree with teaching certification from Antioch University and […]

by · May 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Local, News

Seahawks Select Sergeant Baker to Announce 4th Round Pick at NFL Draft

RENTON, Wash. – The Seahawks announced today that U.S. Army Ranger Sergeant Jeff Baker will announce the Seahawks 4th Round pick at the 2014 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall. Sergeant Baker is an active duty U.S. Army soldier and is stationed at Ft. Benning with the 75th Ranger Regiment, an elite special operations unit. Sergeant Baker grew up watching Seahawks games […]

by · May 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Seattle Seahawks, Sports

Murray Morgan Bridge Elevator Opens

The Murray Morgan Bridge elevator opened to the public this week. The elevator provides an accessible route from downtown at 11th Street to the west side of the Thea Foss Waterway at Dock Street. The elevator and stairs, the latter of which has become a popular amenity since they opened with the bridge last February, feature views of Puget Sound […]

by · May 1, 2014 · 0 comments · Local, News

Anti-bullying PSA featuring Felix Hernandez & Macklemore released

An anti-bullying public service announcement featuring Seattle Mariners All-Star pitcher Felix Hernandez, Grammy Award-winning recording artist Macklemore and a group of students from Bellevue’s Highland Middle School was released today. The message is part of a multi-level campaign that also includes a poster and activity guide for teachers, as well as online resources (at mariners.com/changethegame) that provide students, teachers and parents […]

by · May 1, 2014 · 0 comments · Seattle Mariners, Sports